Saturday October 20-th, 2018

Germany warns US Iran sanctions could cause Middle East 'chaos' Germany warns US Iran sanctions could cause Middle East 'chaos'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif branded as doomed to fail the United States attempt of stopping Tehran from exporting oil . The Turkish minister described the USA sanctions as "unilateral". Rouhani hinted last month that Iran could b...

Sen. Rand Paul, in Moscow, invites Russian lawmakers to Washington Sen. Rand Paul, in Moscow, invites Russian lawmakers to Washington

Shelby's delegation said it had come with the similar goal of reviving communications with Russia , but had also delivered a warning to the Russians not to interfere in the USA mid-terms this November. This week, both Democratic and Republican senat...

Rand Paul delivered a letter to Vladimir Putin from Donald Trump Rand Paul delivered a letter to Vladimir Putin from Donald Trump

Paul, has cheered the Kentucky senator's leadership in bringing about more diplomacy between Russian Federation and the United States. Details in the single page agenda for the meeting shows Mr Putin remains interested in maintaining continued co...

Spanish fighter jet accidentally fires missile in Estonia Spanish fighter jet accidentally fires missile in Estonia

The missile was (or perhaps still is) armed.it has a self-destruct feature that should activate when launched accidentally but it is unclear this occurred. After the incident the Spanish jets returned to their base in Siauliai in northern Lithuania. ...

Trump warns nations from trading with Iran amid US sanctions

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has vowed that Iran will stand firm against threats by the United States over oil shipments, after Washington reimposed economic sanctions on the Islamic republic. Since it unilaterally pulled out of the deal in...

Saudi Arabia-Canada spat hits 16,000 students as the Kingdom suspends scholarships Saudi Arabia-Canada spat hits 16,000 students as the Kingdom suspends scholarships

Also worth noting is Canada's sure-footedness on the issue, at least to this point: There is potentially a giant cost to the heightening tensions; Canada's exports to Saudi Arabia surpassed 1.4 billion Canadian dollars previous year. The dispute ...

GOP Rep. Chris Collins Hit With Insider Trading Charges GOP Rep. Chris Collins Hit With Insider Trading Charges

According to the indictment, the defendants tried to get early word on the results of tests by Innate Immunotherapeutics Limited. The Republican congressman, who has served New York's 27th District since 2013, surrendered to federal agents in Manha...

Indonesia's rescue mission after quake Indonesia's rescue mission after quake

Lombok was still recovering from a 6.4 magnitude quake that struck on July 29. "Gili Air has run out of food and water so they have come to us", she told Reuters in a text, then messaging later that she had been taken on a boat to the main isla...

Apple Bans Most InfoWars Podcasts Over Hate Speech Apple Bans Most InfoWars Podcasts Over Hate Speech

Twitter founder Jack Dorsey has defended his company's decision to continue publishing the controversial tweets of the American conspiracy theorist Alex Jones , saying Jones's content " hasn't violated our rules ". "And if you make the fact we nee...

Texas student poses with trained gator for graduation Texas student poses with trained gator for graduation

Over the past several months, Noland has been training with Tex - under the careful supervision of alligator experts. One of the photos shows Noland placing her class ring on the snout of a 13-foot, 8-inch gator named Big Tex. And if she wants him ...

Defense in Manafort trial zeroes in on Gates's 'secret life'

Gates acknowledged that he did for two months and that he took first-class flights and stayed in "fancy hotels" around Europe, but said the money came from bonuses rather than illicit gains. The defense asserted in its opening statement that Gates co...

China’s Imports Jump as It Digs In for a Trade Fight

The new taxes are in addition to 25 percent tariffs that took effect July 6 on $34 billion in Chinese products. Mr. Trump has continued to portray tariffs on foreign imports as good for the country, even as many Republicans and traditionally ri...

Boris Johnson 'won't apologise' for 'letter box' remarks Boris Johnson 'won't apologise' for 'letter box' remarks

But he mocked the garment, saying it was "absolutely ridiculous that people should choose to go around looking like letter boxes", and that face coverings made the wearer resemble a "bank robber". Muslim former Tory Cabinet Minister Baroness Warsi ac...

Ohio 12th Congressional District Special Election Results Ohio 12th Congressional District Special Election Results

WOSU has been paying close attention to the special election between Democratic Franklin County Recorder Danny O'Connor and Republican state Rep. Troy Balderson . Gov. Brian Calley to claim the GOP nomination. Six candidates are vying to take on inc...

Aamir Khan responds to Imran Khan's oath ceremony invitation reports Aamir Khan responds to Imran Khan's oath ceremony invitation reports

He said under Article 91 (2) of the Constitution, the first sessions of the National and provincial assemblies must be summoned by August 15. The ECP's decision to withhold the results has jeopardised holding of election for next prime minister of ...

Multiple people hospitalized after softball-sized hail hits Colorado Springs, Colorado

Chastain said 16 other animals outside of the duck and the vulture were injured; most had welts from the giant hail that pummeled the zoo. The hailstorm hit the zoo around 3:30 p.m. There are widespread reports of damage to soldiers' vehicles at Fo...

NASS Siege Came As A Surprise, IGP Claims NASS Siege Came As A Surprise, IGP Claims

The acting President also ordered the most senior officer in the department to take over from Daura. The party in a statement said: "The Presidency's sack of Daura was a damage-control stunt and a knee-jerk gimmick which came as a response to the...

Great white shark breaches below researcher off Cape Cod Great white shark breaches below researcher off Cape Cod

This big fellow just appeared out of nowhere with his mouth wide open - it was like someone had opened a packet of Tim Tams in another room. He said: "Did you see that?" The video was filmed off the coast of MA and shared on Facebook by the Atla...

Trump picks fight with California over wildfires Trump picks fight with California over wildfires

The Ranch and River fires , which make up the complex fire, had grown to 283,800 acres as of Monday evening, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection . As that blaze and more than a dozen others burn across the Golde...

Bangladeshi students injured in police action Bangladeshi students injured in police action

The embassies of the U.S. and Australia warned of significant delays and disruptions as a result of the protests across Dhaka , which already suffers from daily gridlock, and elsewhere in the country. The protest began with a small group of studen...

2 dead, dozens injured in explosion on highway near Bologna, Italy 2 dead, dozens injured in explosion on highway near Bologna, Italy

Most of the videos were taken from inside passing cars where people were able to shield themselves from the blast and subsequent heat. The crash sparked a fire, eventually causing the highly-pressurized tank to explode as first responders arrived t...

Star witness to take stand for second day in Manafort trial Star witness to take stand for second day in Manafort trial

The government called Gates, its star witness, to the stand Monday, just five days into what prosecutors originally expected would be a three-week trial. Manafort, a veteran lobbyist, has tried to get the financial charges against him dismissed and a...

Couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark web Couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark web

A woman and her partner in southern Germany were on Tuesday (Aug 7) sentenced to jail for selling her young son to paedophiles on the darknet. Lais, 39, was allowed to live in their home despite a previous conviction for child abuse and a court o...

Demons told him to ‘burn, kill, destroy’, says Florida school shooter Demons told him to ‘burn, kill, destroy’, says Florida school shooter

The transcript revealed for the first time what Cruz told police following the mass shooting, including that he blamed a "demon" voice inside his head for his actions. "The voice is, is in me". "The voice is in here and then it's me, it's just regu...

DMK chief Kalaignar passes away; supporters throng, security beefed up DMK chief Kalaignar passes away; supporters throng, security beefed up

It was becoming a challenge to keep his vital organs functioning, doctors had said on Monday. DMK patriarch and senior leader M Karunanidhi passed away at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital at 6.10 pm on Tuesday. At the age of 33, he won the first asse...

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